New to Cloud Computing? Here’s what you Should Know – Part 3

With two Microsoft data centres set to open in South Africa in the coming year, it’s hard to ignore the fact that cloud is here (it has been for a while). While some remain hesitant it’s worth noting that given the state of technology today, it’s clear that when used in the right context, cloud computing and can be effectively leveraged with tangible benefits and real value.

If you’ve just decided to dip your toes in the cloud computing pool you may want to keep the nine tips in this three-part post in mind.

Service your workplace regularly

Just because you’ve cut out the hardware with your cloud that does not mean you’ve cut out maintenance costs completely. Don’t neglect application performance management because the cloud needs support too. Make sure you budget for regular check-ups and maintenance to ensure that everything is still functioning as it should.

Strategix cloud hosting solutions provides several attractive benefits for your company by enabling you to consume computer resources as a utility – just like electricity – rather than having to build and maintain IT infrastructures on-premise.  Extending into the cloud should expand your options without adding complexity allowing you to meet changing business needs with greater flexibility.

Train yourself and your staff

Remember that cloud computing is supposed to make everything easier so help things along with a little training for you and your staff members. Make sure everyone is acquainted with how things operate and equip them with the skills to handle any future developments because your move to the cloud has only just begun.

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